Please join us on Wednesday, August 4, from 10am to noon, to view our demonstration gardens, including hoophouses, tall raised bed rentals, easy automatic watering systems, cover crops for your garden, and an easy no-turn composting system. We will be offering free refreshments and herb bundles to take home! The GROW Community Garden is on … More Garden “Open House” on Wed., August 4, from 10am to noon
At the GROW! Community Garden we have both raised beds and ground level plots for rent. These are tilled and fertilized with aged manure. We have limited numbers of tall raised beds for $25 and $35 per year, depending on their size. In-ground plots range from 4’ X 20’, which rents for $20 ($0.25 per … More Garden plots and raised beds available to rent!
Join us for our 2021 GROW Membership Meeting on Tuesday, March 2, 7pm, via Zoom! All participants will receive a raffle prize, ranging from copies of Jerry Pavia’s Rocky Mountain Wildflowers Book, GROW t-shirts and aprons, locally saved and adapted seed varieties, and other garden items! Board members will show slides of the Little Free … More Annual Membership Meeting on Tuesday, March 2, 7pm, via Zoom
“An enchanted evening!” is how one woman described last year’s annual Farm to Table Fundraiser. Join us for a presentation on our 2019 achievements, followed by election of officers and board members. GROW’s annual membership meeting takes place Monday, January 27, at 5pm at the UI Extension Office. Refreshments will be served. There are many … More GROW! seeks interested community members for board and officer positions
Interested in finding out what we’ve been up to lately? Below is our 2019 Annual Report! You can also download it here. We have now completed our 11th year of gardening on the grounds of Trinity Lutheran Church facing Buchanan Street. With the church providing space to grow organic vegetables for our community and especially … More GROW! Annual Report to Trinity Lutheran Church
Please join us as we plan our 2018 activities! We meet at the following times at the UI Extension Meeting Room, 6447 Kootenai St., Bonners Ferry. All are welcome! Feb. 21 Mar. 7 Mar. 21 April 4 April 18 May 2 May 16 June 6 June 20 July 11 (postponed 1 week due to 4th … More 2018 GROW Membership Meeting Schedule
Are you interested in growing your own fresh vegetables in a ready-made organic garden? We have inexpensive plots available at the GROW (Gardeners for Regional Organic Wellbeing) Community Garden located on Buchanan Street, behind Trinity Lutheran Church. We have 4′ by 20′ plots for $20 per year and 10′ by 20′ plots for $45. The … More Garden plots available to rent for 2018
Are you a small farmer, hobbyist, or business owner in BOUNDARY COUNTY? Would you like to be listed in a resource guide featuring our local suppliers? I will be producing both an online and a paper guide to our local small businesses. Please contact me with the following information if you are interested: Yes! I’d … More A Guide to Local Boundary County Producers
Our Farm to Table Gourmet Local Feast was a huge success! Read more about it on the blog post.
Saving seeds from your own plants is easy and fun! UI Extension is building a library of open-pollinated seeds from plants grown here in Boundary County. Join us on Tuesday, January 24, from 1-3pm at the Extension Office to learn more about this project. These plants are well-adapted to our conditions here, which will increase … More Saving Seeds: Building a Seed Bank for Boundary County